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Cantina del Ponte

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#792 of 19,195 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$12 - $25
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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ANTIPASTI‏
3.5
Cestino di pane fatto in casa (V)
Home made‏ bread
4
Olive di Cerignola e Nocellara (V)
Bella di Cerignola & Nocellara olives
6.5
Bruschetta alla cantina (V)
Altamura bread bruschetta, tomato, rocket & parmesan
8
Carpaccio di manzo, rucola e parmigiano
Beef carpaccio, rocket & Parmesan shaving
8.5
Tonno affumicato, olive e pomodorini
Smoked tuna, olives & semidried tomatoes
9.5
Panzanella e bufala
Tomato, bread & onions panzanella, buffalo mozzarella
12
Prosciutto di Parma (24 mesi) e fichi
24 months cured Parma ham & figs
15
Selezione di salumi misti
Selection of Italian artisanal salami (ideal for sharing)
PASTA & ZUPPE
7
Pasta e fagioli
Traditional pasta & borlotti beans soup
14
Paccheri con 'nduja e burrata affumicata
Paccheri, spicy 'nduja & smoked burrata
15
Lasagna alla bolognese
Traditional lasagne Bolognese
14
Ravioli di ricotta e spinaci burro e salvia
Ricotta & spinach ravioli butter, sage
15
Pappardelle al ragu di cinghiale
Homemade pappardelle & wild boar ragout
22
Spaghetti allo scoglio
Spaghetti, mussels, prawns, squid, tomato & herbs
Risotto ai funghi (V)
Risotto with seasonal mushrooms
CARNE E PESCE‏
19
Merluzzo e lenticchie
Pan fried cod fillet, butter, sage e Castelluccio lentils
21
Tonno scottato melanzane arrosto e datterino
Seared yellow fin tuna, roast aubergine & datterino tomato
19.5
Saltimbocca alla romana
Pork escalope with ham, sage, spinach & Marsala sauce
28.5
Tagliata di manzo rucola e parmigiano
Beef tagliata, rocket and Parmesan
17
Galletto alla diavola
Spicy baby chicken, roast potatoes, onion & nduja
ASPARAGI (SELECTIONS OF SEASONAL ASPARAGUS DISHES)
10
Uovo di anatra asparagi Verdi e parmigiano
Buttered green asparagus, poached duck eggs & Parmesan
14
Gnocchi di patate, asparagi bianchi e ricotta affumicata
Potatoes dumpling, white asparagus & smoked ricotta
15
Risotto agli asparagi (V)
Asparagus risotto
25
Pescatrice in padella, asparagi bianchi e pancetta
Pan fried‏ monkfish wrapped in pancetta & white asparagus
CONTORNI / SIDE ORDER‏
4
Patate arrosto con rosmarino (V)
Roast potatoes with rosemary
4.5
Spinaci aglio e olio (V)
Spinach with garlic & olive oil
4.5
Rucola e parmigiano
wild rocket & parmesan
5.5
Radicchio finocchi e arance
Radicchio, fennel & orange salad
5
Pomodoro e cipolle di Tropea
Plum & datterino tomato, basil & Tropea onions
DOLCI / DESSERTS
5.5
Selezione di gelati e sorbetti
Selection of artisanal ice cream & sorbet
6
Panna cotta alla vaniglia e fragole
Vanilla pannacotta & strawberries
6
Crostata al cioccolato, panna alla vaniglia
Chocolate tart & vanilla cream
6
Cannolo Siciliano cioccolato, arance e pistacchi
Sicilian cannolo, sweetened ricotta candied orange, chocolate & pistacchio
7
Tiramisu'
Espresso biscuits layered with mascarpone cream & cacao
11
Selezione di formaggi con marmellata fatta in casa
A selection of artisanal Italian cheese with homemade jam
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All reviews tiramisu pasta carpaccio bread salmon truffle pudding tower bridge shad thames italian food set menu our waiter glass of prosecco sit outside a great evening two courses lovely restaurant
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Girls dinner on Saturday evening, friendly staff, lovely relaxed atmosphere, not a high menu but the food was superb. Outdoor area to drink & eat over looking Tower Bridge. Very good service. Would recommend beef carpaccio and Wildboar ragu with pasta. Will return again!

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank 914stellar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely food with amazing views. I prospsed to my partner on Friday and had the best night. The staff were superb and made our evening even more special, in particular Anna who really went the extra yard to look after us. Thank you we will...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank WarrenS1108
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice Italic, romantic restaurant in a great location. We had Ravioli with spinach with butter dressing, fish fillets which were nice. The Tomato soup was fine, not more than that. The Tiramisu was amazing. The only one remark is the size of dishes. Recommended....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank GadiL16
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here on our triple quest via The Evening Standard special offers. Why not - be rude not to! It was terrific. First, let me single out Anna who looked after us. Charming. Smiling. Utterly professional & delightful. Secondly, the food. Superb thick, tasty...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Russ K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend, and have been meaning to write a review on here, as been here a few times recently and have to say it's great! Really relaxing place to go and eat, great service but really authentic Italian food, non-chain. The staff/team are great and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Claire B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant, lovely food and excellent service. Booked twice in August with the Evening Standard fine package and still treated amazingly. Strongly recommended!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 475ob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ive been to the Cantina a few times previously and the food never lets me down but prices are high which you expect in Central London. Staff are pleasant and hard working.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 974paulw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice romantic evening, just after a walk aside the river. It seemed we were in holiday instead living here in London. I could say that the atmosphere of this place is warm, and the waiter who take care of us, Tamas (I really hope to...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank sandybrandi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great two course meal here as part of the evening standard £15 deal. Highly recommend the needn’t carpaccio and salmon. Great service and views too!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank rowdyreviewer
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

Had dinner here to celebrate my wife’s birthday. I had booked a table a few weeks in advance and they called me on the day to reconfirm. It was a nice warm evening so we sat outside. Service was good and the menu looks nice...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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WindsorKermit
March 31, 2018|
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Response from SarahPk10 | Reviewed this property |
Yes!
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tootsythumbs
February 11, 2018|
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Response from Giuseppeponte | Property representative |
Hi tootsythu, We do have a good selection of vegan option, so please do let your server know when you come and visit us next time and am sure you will be very well look after.
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annamagdalenaBach
December 7, 2017|
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Response from x1x1x1 | Reviewed this property |
They have a full bar and nothing written on the menu about BYO so I assume not
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